June 13, 2011

Walmart opened its first Express stores earlier this month to mixed reviews about the impact of the new format on the company domestic growth. At 15,000 sq. ft., Walmart opened the first Express location in Gentry, Ark., last week, but offered media and investment analysts a preview of the store prior to the company’s shareholders meeting on June 3.

June 7, 2011

The Private Label Manufacturers Association is highlighting brands that speak to Hispanic shoppers through a new pavilion that will be displayed at the group's 2011 Private Label Trade Show in November.

May 13, 2011

Safeway’s store in the Georgetown section of Washington, D.C., has earned Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design certification from the U.S. Green Building Council. The 71,067-sq.-ft. store is the grocer’s second LEED-certified store and the first LEED-certified store in D.C.

April 25, 2011

Procter & Gamble, which owns the Gillette brand, is taking an innovative approach to reaching men in the grooming aisle with the rollout of its Men’s Zones in select H-E-B supermarkets.


March 9, 2011

Giant Food Stores plans to open a new store near Philadelphia on March 16, the Carlisle, Pa.-based Royal Ahold banner said.

February 18, 2011

Discount grocer Aldi has opened its first-ever New York City-area store in the borough of Queens.

February 15, 2011

Bankrupt grocer A&P has filed a motion seeking court approval to close 32 stores in six states as the company continues to implement its financial and operational restructuring. The store closures are expected to be completed in the company's fiscal first quarter, subject to court approval.

November 14, 2010

In an effort to drive awareness and product trials, Procter & Gamble brought to New...

November 7, 2010

The Walgreens on Avenue J in Brooklyn’s Midwood neighborhood has a display of decorations for...

October 19, 2010

Katz Group Canada’s flagship Rexall drug store chain has unveiled a new retail format aimed...

October 10, 2010

The opening weekend of Tinker Air Force Base’s new Exchange concept—rebranded from the Army and...

September 6, 2010

Rite Aid has entered a licensing agreement with Save-A-Lot stores to bring the grocer's discount,...

August 19, 2010

The owner of a chain of fast-casual restaurants in Chicago has created a new supermarket...

August 12, 2010

A&P, which operates 429 stores and roughly 250 retail pharmacies, is shuttering 25 stores in...

July 7, 2010

Costco was scheduled to open another store in New York on Thursday at the Rego...

March 3, 2010

Duane Reade has announced the opening of a new 24-hour store in Chelsea that reflects...

March 28, 2009

If there’s an independent pharmacy in your market area with a Leader Pharmacy logo on the storefront — and with more than 3,400 Leader stores nationwide, chances are good that there’s one nearby — don’t be fooled by the store’s modest footprint or the folksy, mom-and-pop image it may project. The store’s owners have an arsenal of sophisticated business tools at their disposal, and the backing of an $87 billion, global health services and wholesaling giant.

November 20, 2008

The new flagship Walgreens store in the heart of bustling Times Square is an impressive...

November 19, 2007

Natural Skin Care has launched the Frida Kahlo skin care line and opened its first...